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April 28, 2016
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April 18, 2014
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April 02, 2014
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February 12, 2014
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September 27, 2013
The Clinton Global Initiative plans to improve global literacy by providing books and digital resources to 10 million children worldwide by 2016.
September 24, 2013
Two nonprofits are the inaugural winners of the recently funded David M. Rubenstein and American Literacy Prizes.